Placidochromis Electra Deep Water males have a two-tone color. Their face is blue/green and their body is blue/gray with black horizontal stripes. Their lower fins are black. Females have a silver body with black vertical lines. They are a peaceful haplochromis type fish.
See the photo at http://www.cichlid-forum.com/profiles/species.php?id=1204
Mildly aggressive haplochromis that mixes well with most other haplochromis, peacocks, milder mbuna, and milder Lake Victorians.
These fish are no longer carried in-house; but, will be occasionally available on a special order list.
Base Price is a 3" Part Color Male.
see https://www.cichlidsarespecial.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=89 when I am ordering from my wholesaler.
There also is a chance that a few 3-3.5" Males or 4-4.75"+ Males may appear in this fish's listing from time to time as well.
Be sure to sign up for the newsletter in your account (Name, Address, Phone number for shipping purposes) to know when these fish are available.
Recommended foods Xtreme Cichlid PeeWee
More Information on http://www.cascommunityforums.com/
|Scientific Name||Placidochromis Electra|
|Common Name(s)||Placidochromis Electra|
|Geo. Origin||From Chiwindi to Mara Point; Mozambique & Lumessi Mozambique to Ntekete Malawi|
|Conspecific Temperament||Mildly Aggressive|
|Temperature||78 - 82F|
|pH||7.8 - 8.6|
Placidochromis electra (Deep Water Hap)
- Availability: Out Of Stock